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Traditional milling technology in the English cement industry 1796-1899

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    Authors & editors

    Trout, Edwin A R [Author]

    Publisher The Mills Archive Trust
    Year of publication 2015
    Languages

    English (main text)

    Medium Book
    Edition1
    SeriesMills Archive Research Publications
    No. in series3
    Topics

    Mining & extraction > Chalk, clay & stone

    Scope & contentThe purpose of this research is to explore the early technology of cement milling, a neglected aspect of the history of the cement industry, accounts of which usually focus on the development of the kiln as the heart of this industrial process. This is an application of milling technology overlooked by the traditional mills community, whose attention is directed more towards corn milling for flour production and related processes.
    KeywordsMilling, Mining & quarrying, Grinding, People, Archaeology & history

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    Accession no. 228870

    • Shelf location: Mills Archive Publications

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